Lynnwood man in custody for suspected rape in unincorported Bothell
21-year-old hired through babysitting service
Last updated 2/11/2022 at 12:39pm
The Sheriff's Office Special Investigations Unit (SIU) detectives arrested a 21-year-old Lynnwood man on Thursday, Feb. 10, for first-degree child rape and first-degree child molestation.
In 2019, the suspect was hired by a family via an online babysitting service to provide child care for their children multiple days per week at their residence in unincorporated Bothell. The suspect provided child care for the family for about four months in 2019 and then started again during the summer of 2021.
During this time, the victim's sibling observed inappropriate interactions between the suspect...